Dry Eyes or KCS

Keratoconjunctivitis sicca is the medical term used to describe a condition called "dry eye". When pets suffer from this condition, they are unable to produce enough tears to lubricate and moisten the eye. This is a very painful condition, leaving the pet with the...

The Incredible Egg

Oh no! You've just realized you are completely out of food for your pet's dinner tonight and the stores have already closed. Instead of telling Fluffy there's no meal tonight, you can substitute an easy, healthy meal. Your solution: eggs! Eggs are almost the perfect...

Complete and Balanced, Pure and Wholesome?

Most veterinarians do not discuss diet with their clients when pets are taken in for their annual examination. When asked, the majority of veterinarians will tell pet owners that most diets made by large pet food companies and labeled as "complete and balanced", will...

This Eye Problem is Very Painful!

Both dogs and cats can suffer from a painful eye condition called entropion. When a pet has entropion, all or a portion of the eyelid rolls inward, leading to constant rubbing of hair and eyelashes on the cornea. The constant irritation can scratch the cornea, leading...

Study Supports What the Chinese Knew 3,000 Years Ago

A study was recently published by researchers in Australia and New Zealand identifying five personality types in domestic cats, using a model commonly used to describe personality traits in people. The study was performed with the idea that different strategies could...

Pets Deserve Moisture

Food commonly mimics the parts of the body it benefits. For example, kidney beans and black beans are good blood tonics and support kidney function:        Walnuts are very good for brain function due to their high levels of omega fatty acids and vitamins E and B6:  ...

How to make Homemade PupLoaf

Over the years I have made many versions of puploaf. The latest version was designed to eliminate the need for a lot of costly supplements and allow you to balance the diet with whole foods.

Complete Puploaf Recipe

3 pounds beef 90% lean

8 ounces beef heart

5 ounces beef liver

20 ounces chicken gizzards

3 cans sardines in water, minus the juice

6 ounces mussels (3 teaspoons kelp could replace the mussels for trace minerals)

2 teaspoons ground fresh ginger

5 eggs with shell

3 ounces red pepper

5 ounces mixed dark leafy greens (kale, chard, spinach)

4 ounces broccoli

6 ounces butternut squash

3 tablespoons flax seed oil

4 ounces cranberries

4 ounces Shiitake mushrooms

Grind and mix all ingredients together. Pour into loaf, casserole, or muffin pans. Bake at 325 for 30 to 60 minutes depending on size of pan; should be lightly done, not overcooked. (juicy in the center) If your pet has a beef or chicken allergy, turkey could be substituted.

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Use within 3 to 5 days, freeze extra portions. Feed warmed to room temperature.pup

How to make Bone Broth

Bone Broth

Ingredients:

Large cut marrow bones

Kale

Celery

Chopped ginger

Shittake mushrooms

Carrots

Parsley

Apple cider vinegar

Water

**Never feed cooked bones to your dog

How to make Golden Paste

Golden Paste

Ingredients:

1 cup of warm water

1/2 cup of organic turmeric root powder

1/3 cup of organic coconut oil

1/2 tablespoon ground black pepper

1 tablespoon ceylon cinnamon